Dance Recital Information 2023: "Season of Kindness"




  • Those who signed up will assist with their child’s dance class backstage for the entire recital 
  • No additional siblings are allowed backstage
  • Arrival required 45 minutes before recital show time
  • 1 free front row seat for you to watch your child’s performance – no ticket needed
  • Photography and videography is permitted from your front row seat
  • You will receive a $12 credit to your Park District account (the value of 2 recital tickets)



  • Thursday, May 4 at St. Viator High School
  • Saturday, May 6 at St. Viator High School



   *Showtimes - Recital schedule will be available here once determined

  • The shows are approximately 1 hour long.  
  • Seating begins 30 minutes before each show.  
  • Showtimes:
    • Thurs 5pm
    • Thurs 7pm
    • Sat 9am
    • Sat 11am
    • Sat 1pm
    • Sat 3pm



  • On sale April 2023
  • Advance online ticket sales will close May 3
  • Tickets are $6 each in advance & $9 each after May 3.
  • Tickets purchased after May 3 must be purchased on site at the recital.  Exact cash preferred.
  • Children 2 years of age and younger do not need a ticket if they are sitting on an adult’s lap.  
  • Seating is reserved; all seats are assigned.  
  • Please remember to bring your physical ticket print outs or have your confirmation email out to enter the auditorium.
  • The Saturday auditorium is designed without steps, so all seating is handicap accessible.  Please contact us directly if you need additional handicap accommodations. 



  • All dress rehearsals will take place at the Administration Center: 410 N. Arlington Heights Road.
  • Each class will have a dress rehearsal at their regularly scheduled class time April 27-May 3, unless you are contacted directly with a change.  
  • Dancers are expected to be on time, dressed in full costume and make-up (if necessary) and ready to dance.
  • Please be sure your child’s name is on all costume pieces and shoes.
  • Several classes will share their dress rehearsal time with another class.
  • Upon arrival at the Administration Center, please go to the back Annex section of the building off Evergreen Street where the dance studio is located.
  • Parking is available in the West Parking Lot or in the street.  



  • Professional photography will be provided by Photography by Feltes.
  • No flash photography is allowed during the recital performances.



  • Recital T-Shirts - 69423
  • Recital t-shirts with all dancers’ names listed on the back are available for $10 each. 
  • Purchase online by March 24.
  • T-shirts will be available for pickup at Dress Rehearsals.



  • Each dancer will receive 1 free digital download of their Recital. 
    • A link for the digital download will be emailed to the head-of-household email address on your Park District account in 4-6 weeks.
  • DVDs/Flash Drives will be available for purchase until May 9
    • DVDs/Flash Drives are $26 each and will be mailed directly to you
    • DVDs - 69424
    • MP4 Flash Drives - 69425


  • Please drop off dancers 30 minutes before your recital.  Staff will be there to assist you.
    • Dancers should be dropped off at the dressing rooms located at the back of St. Viator (off Dryden). 
  • After dropping your dancer off, please enter the auditorium through the main entrance.  
  • The auditorium will be open 30 minutes before each recital.  
  • We ask that you please pick your child up after the recital is over and not during the recital.

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